May 16, 1981 in Music

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

Music release#1 in the Charts

"Bette Davis Eyes" by Kim Carnes hits #1 for next 9 weeks

Actress Bette Davis
Bette Davis

Deaths in Music

  • Ernest Aaron "Ernie" Freeman, American musician, dies at 58
  • Ernie Freeman, American pianist and arranger (b. 1922)